These 2020 science claims could be big news if confirmed

Discoveries about the cosmos and ancient life on Earth tantalized scientists and the public in 2020. But these big claims require more evidence before they can earn a spot in science textbooks. Cloudy with a chance of life The scorching hellscape next door may be a place to look for life. Telescopes trained on Venus’ […]

Link between Alzheimer’s disease and gut microbiota is confirmed

Alzheimer’s disease is the most common cause of dementia. Still incurable, it directly affects nearly one million people in Europe, and indirectly millions of family members as well as society as a whole. In recent years, the scientific community has suspected that the gut microbiota plays a role in the development of the disease. A […]